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SUPPLEMENTAL LIST OF VIETNAM WAR BOOKS AVAILABLE

[005574] . The USS Providence (CLG-6) Western Pacific Cruise 1966-1968 (Vietnam). USS Providence, 1968. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good+ / No Jacket. 295pp/illus/end-paper maps. Cruise book for the USS Providence Pacific and Vietnam Cruise. Clean $225.00

[007390] . Vietnam October 65 - April 67: A Pictorial History of the 121st Signal Battalion, 1st Infantry Division. Vietnam: 121st Signal Bn, 1967. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall (oblong). Cloth. Good+ / No Jacket - Issued. Approx 100pp/illus. Details Vietnam service of the 121st Signal Battalion. Pictures of members and leadership. Signal orange cloth cover with faded battalion and division emblems. Book has wear and is separating but complete. Rare Vietnam War unit history. $145.00

[006158] Angers, Trent. The Forgotten Hero of My Lai: The Hugh Thompson Story. Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A.: Acadian House Pub, 1999. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0925417335. 247pp/illus. The story of Hugh Thompson and Larry Colburn, who stopped the killing at My Lai and, quite possibly, prevented the destruction of additional villages in the area. Clean $27.50

[003958] Arnold, James R.. The First Domino: Eisenhower, the Military, and America's Intervention in Vietnam. Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: William Morrow & Co, 1991. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good+ / Very Good+. ISBN: 0688096409. 444 pp/illus/maps-This idetailed study traces the gradual U.S. entanglement in Vietnam, from the early days of the Truman administration to the early 1960s when the South Vietnamese government formally requested that President Kennedy send U.S. Special Forces teams. Arnold discusses Truman's rejection of Ho Chi Minh and the Vietminh version of Vietnamese nationalism, explains our reluctant support of France's post-WW II colonial reassertion in Southeast Asia, recounts how North Korea's 1950 invasion of the South caused immediate reverberations in Vietnam and reveals how close the U.S. came to direct military intervention in 1954 during the Vietminh's siege of the French fortress at Dien Bien Phu. The book also analyzes President Eisenhower's critical 1955 decisions relating to Indochina: Clean $27.50

[006889] Arnold, James R.. The First Domino: Eisenhower, the Military, and America's Intervention in Vietnam. New York: William Morrow & Co, 1991. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0688096409. 444pp/illus. End-paper maps. Detailed study traces the gradual U.S. entanglement in Vietnam, from the early days of the Truman administration to the early 1960s when the South Vietnamese government formally requested that President Kennedy send U.S. Special Forces teams. Recounts how North Korea's 1950 invasion of the South caused immediate reverberations in Vietnam and reveals how close the U.S. came to direct military intervention in 1954 during the Vietminh's siege of the French fortress at Dien Bien Phu. Clean $39.50

[006346] Braestrup, Peter. Big Story: How the American Press and Television Reported and Interpreted the Crisis of Tet 1968 in Vietnam and Washington. Novato, California, U.S.A.: Presidio Press, 1994. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. Fine / No Jacket - Wraps. ISBN: 0891415319. 613pp/maps. Tet 1968 as reported by the press. Clean $97.50

[007247] Braestrup, Peter. Big Story: How the American Press and Television Reported and Interpreted the Crisis of Tet 1968 in Vietnam and Washington. Novato, California, U.S.A.: Presidio Press, 1994. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. Fine / No Jacket - Wraps. ISBN: 0891415319. 613pp/maps. Tet 1968 as reported by the press. Clean $87.50

[007513] Butler, David. The Fall of Saigon : Scenes from the Sudden End of a Long War. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1985. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good+ / Very Good(-). ISBN: 0671466755. Book has 510 pages with endpaper maps and a few sections of b&w illustrations. DJ has several chips to edge including 1.5" chip to bottom right corner. Cover has light wear to edge. The book weaves together the lives of more than thirty persons caught in the crisis of those days, from the U.S. ambassador to a host of men, women and children - American and Vietnamese - trapped before the onruishing juggernaut. Clean $19.50

[005765] Catton, Philip E.. Diem's Final Failure: Prelude to America's War in Vietnam. Lawrence, Kansas, U.S.A.: Univ Pr of Kansas, 2002. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good+ / Near Fine. ISBN: 0700612203. 298pp/illus. Often portrayed as an inept and stubborn tyrant, South Vietnamese president Ngo Dinh Diem has long been the subject of much derision but little understanding. This work provides a complex portrait of Diem as both a devout patriot and a failed architect of modernization. Previous owner name on ffep. $39.50

[006184] Clodfelter, Mark. The Limits of Air Power: The American Bombing of North Vietnam. Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Free Pr, 1989. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0029059909. 297pp map. notes. After tracing the use of air power in WWII and Korea the author explains how USAF doctrine evolved during these wars only to be thwarted by guerrilla warfare in Indochina. Clean $37.50

[004758] Colby, William; McCargar, James. Lost Victory: A Firsthand Account of America's Sixteen-Year Involvement in Vietnam **Autographed**. Chicago, IL: Contemporary Books, 1989. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Inscribed by the Author. Near Fine / Very Good+. ISBN: 0809245094. 438, illus., endpaper maps, appendices, chronology, glossary, index, The former Director of the CIA, who was involved in the Vietnam War for many of its 16 years, argues that the war could have been won except for blunders by the White House and the Pentagon. Inscribed by William Colby on the ffep. Clean $124.50

[003514] Colvin, John. Giap: Volcano Under Snow. New York, New York, U.S.A.: Soho Pr Inc, 1996. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 1569470537. 336pp/maps. Vo Nguyen Giap is one of the great military commanders of the Twentieth Century. Victorious in battles against, successively, the Japanese, the French and the Americans, Giap became North Vietnam's Minister for Defence and Commander in Chief. He worked with Ho Chi Minh to create the armies and the support for these under equipped forces that would eventually triumph over the might of the West. Japanese occupation lasted from 1941-45, during which time Ho Chi Minh's Revolutionary League for Independent Vietnam became the most powerful force in the country. Despite pressure for independence the victorious Allies (of World War II) restored French control, thus beginning 30 years of war in Vietnam. John Colvin's biography describes the extraordinary single-mindedness with which Giap pursued victory. $39.50

[005565] Conley, Michael Charles. The Communist Insurgent Infrastructure In South Vietnam: A Study of Organization and Strategy (DA PAM 550-106). Washington, D.C: U S Government Printing Office, 1967. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Buckram. Very Good+ / No Jacket Issued. 469pp/maps/charts. Contents - The party and its operational procedures . The civil organization and its tactics . The military organization . Communist infrastructure in the Saigon-Gia Dihn special region. 18 charts and maps, some folding. $59.50

[006650] Croizat, Victor, Colonel. The Brown Water Navy: The River and Coastal War in Indo-China and Vietnam, 1948-1972. London: Blandford Pr, 1985. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Very Good+. ISBN: 0713712724. 160pp/illus. History of the Riverine War in SE Asia. Clean $39.50

[004069] Dannaud, J. P.. Guerre Morte. Paris, France: Societe Asiatique D'editions, 1954. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Cloth. Very Good+ / No Jacket. ISBN: 1125592133. 181pp/illus. War photos from Indochina. A number of the photographs are from behind North Vietnamese lines. Clean $187.00

[007539] Davidson, Phillip B.. Secrets of the Vietnam War. Novato, California, U.S.A.: Presidio Pr, 1990. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Fine. ISBN: 0891413820. 214p. Personal experiences as J-2 for MACV. Previous owner namecrossed out on ffep. Text clean $39.50

[006717] Donlon, Colonel Roger H. C., U. S. Army (Retired). Beyond Nam Dong. Leavenworth, Kansas: R N Publishers, 2002. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Inscribed by the Author. Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0962137480. 227pp/illus. Signed by Author. Author was the first recipient of the medal of honor for Valor in Vietnam. foreward by General Westmoreland. Long inscription by the author on half-title page. Clean $74.50

[006230] Duncanson, Dennis J.. Government and Revolution in Vietnam. London: Oxford Univ Pr, 1968. 2nd Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good+ / Very Good. 442pp. 1 fold-out map. Written when the Vietnam War was still proceeding, this examines the interacting Vietnamese traditions of government and revolution largely inherited from China. DJ has light wear. Text clean. $47.50

[006131] Falk, Richard A.. Vietnam War and International Law: American Society of International Law. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1968. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. Very Good+ / No Jacket - Wraps. 633pp. International lawyers consider legal issues arising out of U.S. involvement in Vietnam War. A collection of articles by John Stuart Mill, Walt Rostow, John Norton Moore and others. Clean $37.50

[002448] Fall, Bernard. Street Without Joy: Indochina at War, 1946-54. Mechanicsburg, PA, U.S.A.: Mechanicsburg, PA, U.S.A.: Stackpole Books, 1961, 1961. 2nd Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Decorative Boards. Very Good / No Jacket. ISBN: 0811717003. Decorative Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 2nd Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Yellow illustrated boards with title and illustration of soldier on front cover and title on spine. End-paper maps (Indochina); frontis illustration (night patrol). Illustrated throughout with numerous maps and black & white photographs. Binding tight. In this first hand account of the French war in Vietnam, Dr. Bernard Fall provides a critical analysis of French combat operations in a war that lasted from 1946 to 1954. Over 94,500 gallant, French soldiers died in this vain, yet valiant attempt to contain communism in Southeast Asia. 322pp $87.50

[004122] Fall, Bernard B.. Street Without Joy. Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: Stackpole Books, 1964. Fourth Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good+ / Very Good(-). ISBN: 0811717003. 408 pages/illus/maps. A classic account of the Indochina war in Vietnam from the Japanese occupation in World War II to the French Colonial control, and the eventual American involvement. Illustrated with photographs, drawings, maps, and the endpapers have an area map of Indochina, with a glossary, an appendix, and bibliography. Clean $69.50

[002761] Fall, Bernard B.. Anatomy of a Crisis: The Laotian Crisis of 1960-1961. New York: Doubleday, 1969. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 1111383375. 283pp; Preface, notes, appendixes, bibliography, index, map. "A critique of US foreign policy in Laos, the outcome of which was the polarization of political groupings in Laos and the impossibility of a peaceful solution to Laos' problems because the United States transferred its support from the neutralist camp to an opportunist right-wing group. The 'crisis' is set in its historical context by a survey of the history of Laos up to the 1958 elections. Light chipping/wear to dj. $34.50

[007445] Ford, Harold P.. CIA and the Vietnam Policymakers: Three Episodes 1962 - 1968. Virginia: Center for the Study of Intelligence, CIA, 2000. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good+ / No Jacket - Wraps. ISBN: 1929667051. Book contains 167 pages with a few b&w illustrations. Small fold mark on the bottom rear corner of the cover. One paragraph in preface has been highlighted in yellow. Episode 1: 1962 - 1963 Distortions of Intelligence, Episode 2: 1963-1965 CIA Judgments on President Johnson's Decision to "Go Big" in Vietnam and Episode 3: 1967-1968: CIA, THe Order-of-Battle Controversy, and the Tet Offensive. $19.50

[006353] Galvin, John R. Air Assault: The Development of Airmobile Warfare. New York: Hawthorn Books, Inc, 1969. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good+ / Very Good. 365 pages. An excellent acccount of airmobile warfare, from the Airborne operations of World War II, to the birth of Helicopter warfare in Korea and hundreds of combat operations in Vietnam. Illustrated with photographs and maps. DJ has light wear and price clipped. Previous owner name stamped along edges. Text clean. $37.50

[007089] Galvin, John R.. Air Assault: The Development of Airmobile Warfare. New York: Hawthorn Books, Inc, 1969. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good+ / Very Good+. ISBN: 0169160270. 365pp/illus/maps. An excellent acccount of airmobile warfare, from the Airborne operations of World War II, to the birth of Helicopter warfare in Korea and hundreds of combat operations in Vietnam. DJ has light wear. Text clean. $37.50

[007418] Gibbons, William Conrad; Princeton Univ Pr. The U.S. Government and the Vietnam War: Executive and Legislative Roles and Relationships Part IV: July 1965-January 1968. Ewing, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Princeton Univ Pr, 1995. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. Near Fine / No Jacket - Wraps. ISBN: 0691006350. 969pp. Documents US policy in Vietnam from July 65 - Jan 68. Clean $47.50

[003457] Glasser, Ronald J.. 365 Days. New York: G. Braziller, 1971. 2nd Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good+ / Very Good. ISBN: 0807606154. 292pp. The author's first book, a classic of the war, describing a year in the life of a doctor stationed in Japan who saw some of the most badly injured of the wounded victims of Vietnam who survived: most who made it to Japan had injuries too serious to be treated in-country in Vietnam. Glasser recounts his own experiences as well as his patients' and a number are absolutely heartrending: they remind the reader that the typical soldiers over there were teenagers, with no real idea of what they had gotten themselves into. In a controversial case in Maine, this book was banned by a school district, ostensibly for profanity but more likely for the grimly negative portrayal of the war it presents. Nice clean copy. $35.50

[003565] Hammel, Eric M.. Khe Sanh: Siege in the Clouds An Oral History. New York, New York, U.S.A.: Crown Publishers, 1989. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good+ / Very Good. ISBN: 0517572680. 508 pages/illus/maps. A comprehensive oral history of the United States Marines grueling seventy seven day siege of Kae Sanh in the Vietnam War. Illustrated with photographs, a notes section, and bibliography. Clean $37.50

[007423] Hammel, Eric M.. Khe Sanh: Siege in the Clouds: An Oral History. New York, New York, U.S.A.: Crown Publishers, 1989. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0517572680. 508 pages/illus/maps. A comprehensive oral history of the United States Marines grueling seventy seven day siege of Kae Sanh in the Vietnam War. Illustrated with photographs, a notes section, and bibliography. Clean $42.50

[006392] Hammer, Richard. The Court-Martial of Lt. Calley. New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, 1971. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good+ / Very Good. 398pp/illus. Story of Lt Calley's court-martial for the My Lai Massacre. DJ is worn. Text clean. $34.50

[004126] Hannah, Norman B.. The Key to Failure: Laos and the Vietnam War. Lanham, Maryland, U.S.A.: Lanham, Maryland, U.S.A.: Madison Books, 1987, 1987. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Near Fine / Very Good+. ISBN: 0819164402. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good+. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 335pp/maps. "An attempt to understand why the United States lost the Vietnam War. The author has identified an 'alogrithmic error' in United States strategy. This related to the Geneva accords on Laos in 1962. The United States agreed to the recognition of Laos as a neutral state. Within the following year they came to a tacit agreement with the North Vietnamese, by which North Vietnam agreed not to launch ground attacks against western Laos, if the United States did not launch ground attacks against the Laotian panhandle, that is the southern third of Laos. $29.50

[001460] Harrison, Donald C.. Distant Patrol : Virginia and the Vietnam War. Chelsea, MI: Chelsea, MI: Scarborough House, 1989, 1989. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover/Boards. Very Good+ / Very Good+. ISBN: 081284002X. Hard Cover/Boards. Very Good+/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book contains 138 pages with illustrrations. Light wear to edge of dj and cover. The Virginia General Assembly noted the absence of a comprehensive reference publication which officially recognized the participation of Virginia and both its private and corporate residents in the Korean and Vietnam wars. The Korean-Vietnam War History Council was formed and they colelcted, assembled, edited and published such information. $19.50

[002480] Harrison, Marshall. A Lonely Kind of War : Forward Air Controller, Vietnam. Novato, CA: Presidio, 1989. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0 89141 352 9 . 285 pp Harrison found himself converted from the glamorous world of F-4 Phantom jets to the awkward-looking OV-10 Bronco and assigned as a FAC--forward air controller. $27.50

[003686] Jones, Howard. Death of a Generation: How the Assassinations of Diem and John F. Kennedy Prolonged the Vietnam War. Oxford: Oxford Univ Pr, 2003. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0195052862. 562pp/illus. Looks at the Vietnam War from the perspective of the Kennedy and Diem assassinations. Clean $27.50

[002753] Kamps, Charles T.. History of the Vietnam War. New York, NY, U.S.A.: The Military Press, 1988. First Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Cloth. Very Good+ / Very Good+. ISBN: 0517662205. 240pp, folio, cloth gilt in D/J, many plates and colour plates with some illusrtations. $44.50

[007144] Keegan, John. Dien Bien Phu. New York: Ballantine Books, 1974. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. Very Good+ / No Jacket - Wraps. 160pp/illus. Ballantine Battle Book #33. Here is the true story, full of heroism and endurance against impossible odds.a chilling tale of French forces hopelessly maneuvering tanks.in the age of Guerilla Warfare. Back cover creased. Text clean. $47.50

[007430] Kimball, Jeffrey P.. The Vietnam War Files: Uncovering the Secret History of Nixon Era Strategy. Lawrence, Kansas, U.S.A.: Univ Pr of Kansas, 2003. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0700612831. 384 pages Drawing from a treasure trove of formerly secret files, Jeffrey Kimball attempts to uncover the truth behind Nixon's and Kissinger's management of the Vietnam War and to better understand the policies and strategies of the Vietnamese, Soviets and Chinese. Clean $49.50

[007519] Kimball, Jeffrey P.. Nixon's Vietnam War. Lawrence, Kansas, U.S.A.: Univ Pr of Kansas, 1998. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Fine / Fine. ISBN: 0700609245. 495pp/illus. This is the first book to focus exclusively on Nixon's direction of the Vietnam War. Based on extensive interviews with principal players and original research in Vietnam,. Clean $49.50

[002066] Lansdale, Edward G.. In the Midst of Wars : An American's Mission to Southeast Asia (Autographed).
New York, N.Y.: Harper & Row, 1972. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Inscribed by the Author. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0823213145. 386 pages/photos/maps. Book has 1982 inscription from General Lansdale. Edward Geary Lansdale (1908-1987) truly became a legend in his own time. His mission to the Philippines in the early 1950s as an Air Force officer and CIA agent resulted in the defeat of the communist-led Hukbalahap movement and the subsequent election of Ramon Magsayay, arguably the most popular president that the people of the Philippines have known. $122.50

[005185] Le Gro, William, E.. Vietnam from Cease-Fire to Capitulation. Washington, D.C: U.S. Army Center of Military History, 1985. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Soft cover. Very Good+ / No Jacket - Wraps. 18pp/maps. Detailed history of the final years of the Vietnam conflict. Clean $29.50

[007069] Leary, William M.. Perilous Missions: Civil Air Transport and the CIA Covert Operations in Asia. University, AL: Univ of Alabama Pr, 1984. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Coveer. Near Fine / Very Good+. ISBN: 081730164X. 281pp/illus/maps. The growth of the CIA's "air Force began with theKorean War. The CIA used CAT ti dekuver weaoibs to anti-Communist elements in Burma, make numerous overflights of China in support of guerrilla, carry operatives between secret bases throughout the Far East, and provide secure airlift for other clandestine missions. Clean $147.50

[005715] Luckenbach, LTC (Ret) Art. Co Van My Va Thiet Giap: The American Advisor and Vietnamese Armor. Woodbridge, VA: Bootin Annie Publishing, 2003. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Trade Paperback. Near Fine / No Jacket - Wraps. ISBN: 0972159614. 306pp. Detailed record of an American Advisors experience as Senior Advisor to the ARVN Armor School and the ARVN 15th Armored Cavalry Regiment during 1968. $19.50

[005812] MacDonald, Peter G.. Giap: The Victor in Vietnam. New York: W W Norton & Co Inc, 1993. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0393034011. 368pp, map, 18 b&w photos, epilogue, bibliography, Here, for the first time, is the full story of the general who humbled both the French and the Americans in Vietnam. In 1990 Peter Macdonald went to Hanoi at the invitation of the Vietnamese government to interview General Vo Nguyen Giap, the legendary commander of the Vietnamese Army who had crushed the French at Dien Bien Phu and stymied the Americans at Khe Sanh. Never before had a western writer been offered the opportunity to study the Indochina and Vietnam wars from the Vietnamese point of view, to examine in detail how an army so poor in material resource accomplished such miracles. In addition to his interviews with Giap, Macdonald spent time with the Vietnamese Army serving officers, interviewed many veterans and civilians, and had access to a wealth of written and photographic sources. Clean. $47.50

[005248] Marolda, Edward J.. By Sea, Air, and Land: An Illustrated History of the U.S. Navy and the War in Southeast Asia. Washington, DC: Naval Historical Center, 1994. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Soft Cover. Near Fine / No Jacket - Wraps. ISBN: 0160359384. 416 pages with numerous photos and color maps. Includes apprndix with photo and citation of all Vietnam War Navy Medal of Honor winners. Clean $44.50

[006206] Marr, David G.. Vietnam 1945: The Quest for Power. Berkeley, CA: Univ of California Pr, 1997. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. Near Fine / No Jacket - Wraps. ISBN: 0520212282. 602pp, illus/maps. frontis photo of Ho Chi Minh & Vo Nguyen Giap, list of abbreviations, 32 b&w photos, 4 maps, epilogue, glossary, bibliography, index, Eight decades of French rule lay shattered. Five years of Japanese military occupation ceased. Allied leaders determined that Chinese troops would receive the Japanese surrender in the north of Indochina and British troops in the south. Ho Chi Minh proclaimed the Democratic Republic of Vietnam, with himself as president. Drawing on extensive archival research, interviews, and examination of published memoirs and documents, the author has written a richly detailed and descriptive analysis of this crucial moment in Vietnamese history. Clean $39.50

[007272] McConnell, Malcolm. Inside Hanoi's Secret Archives: Solving the Mia Mystery. Riverside, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Simon & Schuster, 1995. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0671871188. 440pp/illus. A conspiracy theory- that our goverment knowingly abandoned hundreds of American prisoners in Southeast Asia-has been widely prevalent. Clean $47.50

[007514] McConnell, Malcolm. Inside Hanoi's Secret Archives: Solving the Mia Mystery. Riverside, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Simon & Schuster, 1995. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0671871188. 440pp/illus. A conspiracy theory- that our goverment knowingly abandoned hundreds of American prisoners in Southeast Asia-has been widely prevalent. Clean $44.50

[006018] McMaster, H. R.. Dereliction of Duty: Lyndon Johnson, Robert McNamara, the Joint Chifs of Staff, and the Lies That Led to Vietnam. New York: HarperCollins, 1997. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0060187956. 446pp/illus. A thoroughly documented and provocative analysis of the how and why of the United State's involvement in the internal Southeast Asia conflict pinpoints and re-creates key policies and decisions and offers intimate portraits of the people who made them. Clean $67.50

[001659] Michener, James A.. Kent State : What Happened and Why. New York, NY, U.S.A.: New York, NY, U.S.A.: Random House, Incorporated, 1971, 1971. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good(-). ISBN: 0394471997. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good(-). First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 559 pages/photos/maps. Story of the National Guard shooting of students protesting the Vietnam War at Kent State. Light wear to dj and foxing along edges. $32.50

[007083] Miraldi, Paul W.. Uniforms and Equipment of U.S. Army Infantry, Lrrps and Rangers in Vietnam 1965-1971. Atglen, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: Schiffer Pub Ltd, 1999. First Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Cloth. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0764309587. 175pp/illus. A comprehensive guide to the history, development, wear, and use of uniforms and equipment during America's involvement in the Vietnam War. Included are insignia, headgear, camouflage uniforms, experimental items, modified items, flak armor, boots, clothing accessories, paper items and personal items from the year 1965 to 1971, all examined in great detail. Clean $97.50

[007020] Moeser, Robert D.. U.S. Navy: Vietnam. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1969. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Fine / Very Good+. 248pp. First ed. Photos taken by the author between August 1964 and December 1967. Carrier Operations. Replenishment at Sea. Naval Gunfire. Hospital Ships..River Operations. Edgewear to dj. Text clean. $145.00

[004116] Moise, Edwin E.. Tonkin Gulf and the Escalation of the Vietnam War. Chapel Hill, North Carolina, U.S.A.: Univ of North Carolina Pr, 1996. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0807823007. 304pp. Notes, Bibliography, Index. Conclusively demonstrates that there was no North Vietnamese attack. But the original report was not a lie concocted to provide an excuse for escalation; it was a genuine mistake. $34.50

[005566] Molnar, Andrew R.. Human Factors Considerations of Undergrounds in Insugencies (Department of the Army Pamphlet No. 550-104). Washington, D.C: U S Government Printing Office, 1966. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Buckram. Very Good+ / No Jacket Issued. 291pp/illus/maps. Includes: Organization, Motivation and Behavior, Underground Administrative Operations, Underground Psychological Operations, Paramilitary Operations, Government Countermeasures.. Clean. $37.50

[004851] Moore, Harold G.; Galloway, Joseph L.. We Were Soldiers Once...And Young : Ia Drang - The Battle That Changed The War in Vietnam. New York: Random House, 1992. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good+ / Very Good+. ISBN: 0679411585. 412 pages with several photos. Story of the Battle of Ia Drang Valley in 1965 by LTG Harold Moore who commanded 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry during the battle. Gift inscription inside front cover. $27.50

[006838] Moore, Harold G.; Galloway, Joseph L.. We Were Soldiers Once...And Young : Ia Drang - The Battle That Changed The War in Vietnam (Autographed). New York: Random House, 1992. First Edition 2d Prntg. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Inscribed by the Authors. Very Good / Very Good+. ISBN: 0679411585. 412 pages with several photos. Story of the Battle of Ia Drang Valley in 1965 by LTG Harold Moore who commanded 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry during the battle. Autographed by both LTG Moore and Joseph Galloway on half-title Page separating from binding at pg10/11. Text clean $195.00

[003620] Moore, Harold G.; Galloway, Joseph L.. We Were Soldiers Once...And Young : Ia Drang - The Battle That Changed The War in Vietnam. New York: Random House, 1992. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good+ / Very Good+. ISBN: 0679411585. 412 pages with several photos. Story of the Battle of Ia Drang Valley in 1965 by LTG Harold Moore who commanded 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry during the battle. Clean $25.50

[003724] Moore, Harold G.; Galloway, Joseph L.. We Were Soldiers Once...And Young : Ia Drang - The Battle That Changed The War in Vietnam. New York: New York: Random House, 1992, 1992. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good+ / Very Good+. ISBN: 0679411585. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 412 pages with several photos. Story of the Battle of Ia Drang Valley in 1965 by LTG Harold Moore who commanded 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry during the battle. $26.50

[006856] Morris, Stephen J.. Why Vietnam Invaded Cambodia: Political Culture & the Causes of War. Stanford, CA: Stanford Univ Pr, 1999. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Hard Cover. As New / As New. ISBN: 0804730490. 315pp/illus/maps. Contents: Introduction: International Relations, Rationality, & Marxist- Leninist Political Cultures; The Local Genesis of the Conflict: Roots of a Conflict: The Vietnamese Communists & the Cambodians, 1930-70; The Public Rise & Fall of "Militant Solidarity": Vietnamese & Cambodian Communists, 1970-75; The Foreign Policy of Democratic Kampuchea, 1975-78; The Public Disintegration of "Militant Solidarity" in Indochina: Vietnam & Cambodia, 1975-78; The Internationalization of a Conflict: Vietnam & the Communist World; North Vietnam's Tilt Toward the Soviet Union, 1968-75; The Collapse of Vietnamese-Chinese Relations; The Emergence of the Soviet-Vietnamese Alliance; The Consequences of the Vietnamese Invasion; Conclusion: History & Theory. Clean $57.50

[005885] Mulligan, James A.. Hanoi Commitment. Virginia Beach, Virginia, U.S.A.: Rif Marketing, 1981. 3rd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Inscribed by the Author. Near Fine / Very Good+. ISBN: 0960600000. Inscribed and signed by Mulligan. 298 pages. Dust jacket is chipped with light wear and book is in Near Fine condition. The author was a Navy captain imprisoned for 42 months of solitary confinement as a prisoner of war of the Vietnamese. $79.50

[007388] Ney, Colonel Virgil . Notes on Guerrilla War: Principles and Practices. Washington, DC: Command Publications , 1961. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good / No Jacket. 185pp/illus. A pre-Vietnam War doctrinal and historical analysis of the subject by a US Army psychological warfare specialist. Cover faded. Text clean $19.50

[004394] Norodom Sihanouk; Burchett, Wilfred G.. My War with the CIA: The Memoirs of Prince Norodom Sihanouk. New York, New York, U.S.A.: New York, New York, U.S.A.: Pantheon Books, 1973, 1973. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good+ / Very Good. ISBN: 0394485432. Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 272pp/illus/maps. The ex-King of Cambodia, Norodom Sihanouk, tells the real story of the coup which drove him into exile and left his country ravaged by war. Clean $32.50

[007504] Oberdorfer, Don. Tet: The Story of a Battle. New York: Doubleday, 1972. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good+ / Very Good+. ISBN: 0801867037. 385 pages. The Communist Viet Cong 1968 offensive that became a crucial turning point in the Vietnam War. Illustrated with photographs, a chronology of the Tet Offensive, an extensive annotated notes section, the endpapers have a drawing of the attack on the U.S. Compound, Tet, 1968. Light edge wear to dj. Clean $29.50

[003516] Oberdorfer, Don. Tet: The Story of a Battle. New York: Doubleday, 1972. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good / Very Good(-). ISBN: 0801867037. 385 pages. The Communist Viet Cong 1968 offensive that became a crucial turning point in the Vietnam War. Illustrated with photographs, a chronology of the Tet Offensive, an extensive annotated notes section, the endpapers have a drawing of the attack on the U.S. Compound, Tet, 1968. Light edge wear to dj. $27.50

[007413] Parker, James E. Jr.. Codename Mule: Fighting the Secret War in Laos for the CIA. Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.A.: Naval Inst Pr, 1995. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Near Fine / Very Good+. ISBN: 155750668X. 193pp/illus. Codename "Mule," captures his experience as coordinator of the Hmong guerrilla operations with the Thais, CIA-Sponsored Air America, and with U.S. Air Force Ravens during the 'secret' war in Northeastern Laos in the mid 1960s. Clean $39.50

[007091] Phillips, William R.. Night of the Silver Stars: The Battle of Lang Vei. Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.A.: Naval Inst Pr, 1997. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Fine / Fine. ISBN: 1557506914. 179pp/illus. During the night of 6-7 February 1968, two dozen US Army Green Berets and several hundred indigenous soldiers held off a numerically superior force of North Vietnamese tanks and infantry. This is the full account of the deadly stand by Special Forces Team A-101 at the tiny compound of Land Vei. Clean $47.50

[005554] Powell, Colin L.; Persico, Joseph E.. My American Journey : An Autobiography **Autographed**. New York, New York, U.S.A.: Random House, Incorporated, 1995. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Signed by Author. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0679432965. Signed Colin Powell's life story, from the roots of his parents, Jamaican immigrants, who worked in New York's Garment District; to Powell's childhood in the Bronx. Through his college, extraordinary Military career, and Washington power broker. Revealing the pressures of policy making, and critical decisons that challange American leadership; first hand accounts of lives of Dick Cheney, George Bush, Ronald Reagan and others. An American success story of a brillant man, and American hero. Signed with black felt pen on title page. Clean $169.50

[004785] Prados, John; Stubbe, Ray W.. Lost Crusader: The Secret Wars of CIA Director William Colby. New York: Oxford Univ Pr, 2003. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0195128478. 380pp/illus. The Mystery of Bill Colby; Baptism of Fire; Tianjin to Trondheim;The Crusade Begins; Political Action; Journey to the East; A Bigger Stage to Play On; Death in November; Arc of Crisis; Exhilaration of War; Rising from Ashes; The Fall of Phoenix; Back to Langley; The Top Floor; The Year of Intelligence; Intelligence in a Free Society. Clean $39.50

[006492] Prados, John; Stubbe, Ray W.. The Blood Road : The Ho Chi Minh Trail and the Vietnam War. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 1998. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Book Club Ed. Near Fine / Very Good+. ISBN: 0471254657. 432,pp/illus/maps references, index Tackles the crucial question of whether the United States could have won the Vietnam War if the U.S. had been able to cut off the Viet Cong from their North Vietnamese support by severing the Ho Chi Minh Trail. Clean $34.50

[005814] Prados, John; Stubbe, Ray W.. The Blood Road : The Ho Chi Minh Trail and the Vietnam War. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 1998. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Hard Cover. Book Club Ed. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0471254657. 432,pp/illus/maps references, index Tackles the crucial question of whether the United States could have won the Vietnam War if the U.S. had been able to cut off the Viet Cong from their North Vietnamese support by severing the Ho Chi Minh Trail. Clean $37.50

[007207] Randolph, Stephen P.. Powerful and Brutal Weapons : Nixon, Kissinger and the Easter Offensive. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2007. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. As New / As New. ISBN: 0674024915. 358pp/illus/maps. Based not only on the Nixon White House tapes and newly declassified materials from the National Security Council, the Pentagon, and the White House but also on never before used North Vietnamese sources, re-creates how North Vietnam planned and fought this battle from Hanoi and how the U.S. planned and fought it from Washington. Clean $42.50

[006735] Robbins, Christopher. The Ravens : The Men Who Flew in America's Secret War in Laos. New York, NY, U.S.A.: Crown Publishing Group, 1987. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0517566125. 420pp/illus/maps. The men who flew in America's secret war in Laos. Slight shelf wear to bottom of boards, and DJ shows evidence of minor rubbing. Overall a clean tight copy. $74.50

[005139] Robbins, Christopher. The Ravens : The Men Who Flew in America's Secret War in Laos. New York, NY, U.S.A.: Crown Publishing Group, 1987. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Near Fine / Very Good+. ISBN: 0517566125. 420pp/illus/maps. The men who flew in America's secret war in Laos. Slight shelf wear to bottom of boards, and DJ shows evidence of minor rubbing. Overall a clean tight copy. $72.50

[002465] Robbins, Christopher. The Ravens : The Men Who Flew in America's Secret War in Laos. New York, NY, U.S.A.: Crown Publishing Group, 1987. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0517566125. 420pp/illus/maps. The men who flew in America's secret war in Laos. Slight shelf wear to bottom of boards, and DJ shows evidence of minor rubbing. Overall a clean tight copy. $87.50

[007565] Robbins, Christopher. Air America. New York: Putnam, 1979. First Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good+ / Very Good(-). ISBN: 0399122079. 323pp. This is the story of the CIA's secret airline that emerged out Claire Chenault's Flying Tigers in Southeast Asia during the Second World War through years of secret missions in Burma, Tibet, Indonesia, Laos, Cambodia and eventually the Vietnam War. The author has put this story together from interviews with scores of ex-Air America pilots. This is the first published account of the organization's top secret activities. DJ has several tears. Text clean $275.00

[006418] Robbins, Christopher. The Ravens : The Men Who Flew in America's Secret War in Laos. New York, NY, U.S.A.: Crown Publishing Group, 1987. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Near Fine / Very Good+. ISBN: 0517566125. 420pp/illus/maps. The men who flew in America's secret war in Laos. Slight shelf wear to bottom of boards, and DJ shows evidence of minor rubbing. Overall a clean tight copy. $74.50

[001647] Rochester, Stuart I.; Kiley, Frederick T.. Honor Bound : The History of American Prisoners of War in Southeast Asia, 1961-1973. Washington, D.C.: Washington, D.C.: Office of the Secretary of Defense, 1998, 1998. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 1557506949. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 704 pages/maps/photos. Original government printing. A comprehensive, authoritative, and balanced account of the captivity & conditions of the 800 Americans captured in Southeast Asia. Appendices (includes a list of U.S. Personnel Captured). Extensive illus. documenting locations and treatment. $54.50



[006478] Roy, Jules. The Battle Of Dienbienphu. New York: Harper & Row, 1963. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good+ / Very Good. An account of the Battle at Dienbienphu, in French Indo China, the elite French Foreign Legion, and French Paratroopers, versus the Communist Vietminh. Illustrated with photographs, a dramatis personae of the Battle Of Dienbienphu, and a bibliography. Text clean $39.50

[004507] Roy, Jules. The Battle of Dienbienphu. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1965. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good / Very Good. 344pp/illus. / maps. Translated by Robert Baldick. In spring of 1954 the French Command in Vietnam massed troops into the hollow punch bowl of Dienbienphu. Later the Vietminh forces annihilated them, bringing an end to European power in the Far East. The author gives day by day details, motives, and reasoningsof the battle. Price clipped on dj, gift inscription on ffep & some underlining on several pages. $39.50

[007090] Roy, Jules. The Battle of Dienbienphu. New York: Harper & Row, 1965. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good+ / Very Good. 344 pages. An account of the Battle at Dienbienphu, in French Indo China, the elite French Foreign Legion, and French Paratroopers, versus the Communist Vietminh. Illustrated with photographs, a dramatis personae of the Battle Of Dienbienphu, and a bibliography. Price clipped. Text clean $49.50

[006045] Rust, William J.; Editors of U.S. News Books. Kennedy in Vietnam. New York: Scribners, 1985. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good+ / Very Good+. ISBN: 0684183706. 252pp/illus. "provides a new perspective on a critical and often misunderstood period of America's involvement in Vietnam. With its exhaustively researched and newly disclosed material, it clearly establishes the extent to which Kennedy's policies protracted our involvement, and to what extent his sucessors must be held accountable.". Clean $19.50

[004123] Rust, William J.; Editors of U.S. News Books. Kennedy in Vietnam: American Vietnam Policy 1960-1963. Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Scribner, 1985, 1985. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good(-). ISBN: 0684183706. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good(-). 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 252 pages. This book "provides a new perspective on a critical and often misunderstood period of America's involvement in Vietnam. With its exhaustively researched and newly disclosed material, it clearly establishes the extent to which Kennedy's policies protracted our involvement, and to what extent his sucessors must be held accountable.". Light wear to dj. $24.50

[006433] Sauter, Mark A.; Sanders, James D.; Sanders, Jim; Sauter, Mark. The Men We Left Behind: Henry Kissinger, the Politics of Deceit and the Tragic Fate of Pows After the Vietnam War. Washington, D.C: Natl Pr Books, 1993. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 1882605039. 394pp., index, Henry Kissinger, the Politics of Defeat and the Tragic Fate of POWs after the Vietnam War. Authors contend that America’s exit from Vietnam was made neither with Peace or Honour but ‘Blackmail & Dishonour’ Clean $34.50

[003885] Sharp, U.S.G.; Westmoreland, W.C,. Report On The War In Vietnam (As of 30 June 1968). Washington, DC: United States Government Printing Office, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Trade Paperback. Very Good+ / No Jacket - Wraps. Book has 347 pages with several fold-out maps. Tiny bit of shelfwear to edge of cover. Section I - Report on Air and Naval Campaigns Against North Vietnam and Pacific Command-Wide Support of the War (June 1964-July 1968) by Admiral U.S.G. Sharp, USN. Section II - Report on Operations in South Vietnam (January 1964-June 1968) by General W. C. Westmoreland, USA. Bottom corner of cover creased. Clean $44.50

[006255] Shore, Moyers S.. The Battle for Khe Sanh. Washington, D.C: US Government Printing Office, 1977. Reprint Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Trade Paperback. Very Good+ / No Jacket - Wraps. 203pp, 45 photos, 10 maps, Order of Battle, large format. An account of the epic Battle and Siege in the Central Highlands of Vietnam, 1967/68. The book provides a comprehensive record of the US Marines' actions in defence of the fortified fire base, and ongoing support operations by US Armed Forces. Clean $37.50

[004909] Shulimson, Jack; Johnson, Charles M.. U. S. Marines in Vietnam, 1965 : The Landing and the Buildup. Washington, D.C: US Government Printing Office, 1978. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Trade Paperback. Very Good+ / No Jacket - Wraps. ISBN: 0898392594. 261 pages, maps, photos, appendices, index, Chronicles the operations of the 9th Marine Expeditionary Brigade and its expansion into III Marine Amphibious Force, and the establishment of three enclaves on the northern coast line of South Vietnam in I Corps area. Clean $34.50

[005818] Shultz, Richard H.. The Secret War Against Hanoi: Kennedy and Johnson's Use of Spies, Saboteurs, and Covert Warriors in North Vietnam. New York: HarperCollins, 1999. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0060194545. 408pp/illus/maps index. From 1964 to 1972, the United States executed an extremely secret campaign of covert operations against North Vietnam. This book is the definitive account of that covert paramilitary and espionage campaign. Clean $27.50

[007142] Shultz, Richard H.. The Secret War Against Hanoi: Kennedy and Johnson's Use of Spies, Saboteurs, and Covert Warriors in North Vietnam. New York: HarperCollins, 1999. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Fine / Fine. ISBN: 0060194545. 408pp/illus/maps index. From 1964 to 1972, the United States executed an extremely secret campaign of covert operations against North Vietnam. This book is the definitive account of that covert paramilitary and espionage campaign. Clean $29.50

[006279] Small, Melvin. Johnson, Nixon, and the Doves. New Brunswick, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Rutgers Univ Pr, 1988. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. Very Good+ / No Jacket - Wraps. ISBN: 0813512883. 319pp. The anit-Vietnam War movement in the United States. Subjects: Vietnamese conflict, 1961-1975-United States. Protest movemnents. Clean $37.50

[004794] Sonnenberg, Stephen M.; Blank, Arthur S Jr.. The Trauma of War: Stress and Recovery in Vietnam Veterans. Arlington, Virginia, U.S.A.: Amer Psychiatric Pub Inc, 1985. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Inscribed by the Author. Very Good+ / Very Good. ISBN: 0880480483. 454pp. The book provides a scientific account of the psychological ravages of the Vietnam War on the men and women who served there. It also evaluates effective modes of treatment and the special readjustment needs of black, Hispanic, and women veterans. Clean $47.50

[007071] Stanton, Shelby L.. Special Forces at War: An Illustrated History, Southeast Asia, 1957-1975 (autographed). Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S.A.: Howell Pr, 1990. 1st Printing. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hard Cover. Fine / Very Good (+). ISBN: 0943231280. 383pp/illus/maps. Exceptional illustrated history of the Special forces in Vietnam/SE Asia. The maps in the back are superb as well, and great overhead pics of base camps including part/full layouts DJ has light edgewear. Text clean. Scarce $395.00

[002422] Stanton, Shelby L.. Vietnam Order of Battle. New York: U. S. News Books, 1981. 2nd Printing. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Leatherette. Very Good+ / Very Good(-). ISBN: 0891937005. xvii + 396pp., col. & b/w pls., drwgs., diags., appends., index, First edition of an important Vietnam Reference. Fine in original leatherette boards. Dustjacket has few small chips A comprehensive reference to U.S. Army and Allied ground forces in Vietnam, 1961-1973. The organizaitions, commands, deployment, stations, operations, weapons, equipment, casualities, strategic maps, Medal of Honor recipients, and insignia. Profusely illustrated, including thirty-two pages in full color with 647 Army Badges and Insignia used in Vietnam. $129.50

[005780] Stanton, Shelby L.. The Green Berets at War: U.S. Army Special Forces in Asia, 1956-1975. Novato, California, U.S.A.: Presidio Pr, 1990. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good+ / Very Good+. ISBN: 0891412387. 360pp inc index, appendices and many maps and photos. Stanton's history of the Green Berets in Vietnam based on original unit records and exclusive interviews. Stanton, himself, was a wartime Green Beret officer. Clean $37.50

[004640] Stanton, Shelby L.. Vietnam Order of Battle : A Complete, Illustrated Reference to the U.S. Army and Allied Ground Forces in Vietnam, 1961-1973. New York: Galahad Books, 1986. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good+ / Very Good. ISBN: 0883657090. Book has 396 pages with illustrations. DJ has light wear to edge. Marker mark in front endpaper. Covers the entire organization, structure and operations of U.S. and Allied ground forces in Vietnam from 1946-1973. A logbook of the movement of over 3.5 million fighting men, it documents every major army unit stationed in Vietnam and provides all the critical data about their tour of service, including: official unit designation, unit function, arrival and departure dates, unit locations, authorized strengths, previous station, distinctive insignia. $117.50

[004693] Stanton, Shelby L.. Vietnam Order of Battle. New York: U. S. News Books, 1981. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Leatherette. Very Good+ / Very Good(-). ISBN: 0891937005. xvii + 396pp., col. & b/w pls., drwgs., diags., appends., index, First edition of an important Vietnam Reference. Fine in original leatherette boards. Dustjacket has few small chips A comprehensive reference to U.S. Army and Allied ground forces in Vietnam, 1961-1973. The organizaitions, commands, deployment, stations, operations, weapons, equipment, casualities, strategic maps, Medal of Honor recipients, and insignia. Profusely illustrated, including thirty-two pages in full color with 647 Army Badges and Insignia used in Vietnam. $157.50

[002691] Swift, Earl. Where They Lay: Searching for America's Lost Soldiers. Boston, MA: Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 2003, 2003. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Cloth. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0618168206. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. 307pp/photos/map. An excellent and critical account of efforts to recover and identify the bodies of our soldiers killed during the Vietnam War. Author accompanied a Central Identification Laboratory team into the Laotian jungles. $29.50

[003685] Swift, Earl. Where They Lay: Searching for America's Lost Soldiers. Wilmington, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Houghton Mifflin, 2003. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0618168206. 307pp/illus/end-paper maps. The US government has an unspoken pledge with every man and woman it sends into battle: you may be wounded doing your duty, you may even be killed, but you won't be left behind. This is the story of the recovery team and its elusive employer: Clean $32.50

[007138] Terzani,Tiziano. Giai Phong! : The Fall and Liberation of Saigon. New York: St Martins, 1976. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good+ / Very Good. 317pp/illus/maps. Terzani's reports on the takeover of Doc Lap Palace in 1975 were the first news bulletins out of the new Vietnam. Here, he has put together a timely reconstruction of the dramatic events of the final days of the Vietnam War. DJ has light rubbing. Text clean. $39.50

[004496] Thompson, Leroy. Uniforms of the Indo-China and Vietnam Wars. New York, New York, U.S.A.: Blandford Pr, 1984. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Cloth. Near Fine / Very Good+. ISBN: 0713712643. 160pp, b&w and color photos, color illustrations by Michael Chappell, Malcolm McGregor, and Ken MacSwan, index, map of Vietnam as endpaper, The diversity of units meant a bewildering array of uniforms, badges and insignia, creating new traditions and now, almost ten years after the fall of Saigon focusing a new and more sympathetic interest world-wide in the organisation of the Vietnam Wars.~ Chapter titles are: The Special Forces and the CIDG Program, U.S. Army, U.S. Marines, U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force, Republic of Vietnam Armed Forces (Army, Marines, Air Force, Navy), Allied Forces in Vietnam (Korea, Thailand, Australia, New Zealand, Philippines), Communist Forces in the Indo-China and Vietnam Wars. Clean $39.50

[004535] Thompson, Wayne. To Hanoi and Back: The U.S. Air Force and North Vietnam, 1966Ö1973. Washington, D.C: Smithsonian Inst Pr, 2000. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 1560988770. 360pp/illus/maps. Thompson uses operational, political & personal detail to present a comprehensive history of the role of the USAF in the war against the communistVietcong insurgents in the South & the campaign against the industry & armed forces of North Vietnam. Clean $47.50

[003517] Tolson, John J.; Bowers, Verne L.. Airmobility. Washington, D.C., U.S.A.: Department of the Army, 1973. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. Near Fine / No Jacket - Wraps. ISBN: 1931641900. 304pp/illus. Details the development and operations of US Army airmobile divisions in the Vietnam War with much information on Tet, Khe Sanh, the Delta, Cambodia, etc. $24.50

[002631] Tourison, Sedgwick D.. Secret Army, Secret War : Washington's Tragic Spy Operation in North Vietnam (Naval Institute Special Warfare Ser.). Annapolis, MD, U.S.A.: Naval Institute Press, 1995. 1st Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Signed by Author. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 1557508186. 389 pp including index, maps, black and white plates, fine copy in like d/j. An unblinking description and analysis of a covert operation known as PLAN 34-Alpha that involved hundreds of South Vietnamese commandos being sent North. $42.50

[004089] U.S. Office Of The Secretary Of Defense / Republic Of Vietnam Armed Forces. Blue Book of Coastal Vessels South Vietnam. Washington, D.C: Advanced Research Projects Agency Office of the Secretary of Defense, 1967. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall (folio). Decorative Cloth. Very Good+ / No Jacket Issued. Hardcover pages xv, 556; fully illustrated with b/w photos, maps and line drawings; illustrated hardcover; landscape format; blue covers soiled, spine ends frayed, finger marks on title page, new endpapers and rescrimmed, o/wise good condition. Extremely Rare. Text and captions in Vietnamese and English. A survey of coastal vessel types in local use, mainly wooden hulled and of trading vessels working Vietnamese waters, includes: origin/evolution of South Vietnamese boats, religious/folklore influences on, fishing techniques and equipment, construction methods and materials, detection clues for stop and search operation, registration/identification of vessels and crew, classification of wood-hulled boats, index of steel-hulled coastal freighters. Nice clean copy $365.00

[003543] Van Staaveren, Jacob. Interdiction in Southern Laos 1960-1968. Washington, D.C.: Washington, D.C.: Center for Air Force History, 1993, 1993. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good+ / No Jacket - Wraps. ISBN: 1579791875. Soft Cover. Very Good+/No Jacket - Wraps. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 360 pages with several photos and color maps. History of Air Force operations to interdict the Ho Chi Minh Trail in Laos from 1960-1968. $19.50

[006793] White, Ralph K. Nobody Wanted War: Misperception in Vietnam and Other Wars. New York: Doubleday, 1968. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Hard Cover. Very Good+ / Very Good+. 347pp. Describes the typical, recurrent misperceptions that make war possible, even when on both sides there is an urgent desire to avoid it. The misperceptions involved in the Vietnam War are carefully described, on the basis of a broad factual analysis, Clean $29.50

[005240] Windrow, Martin. The Last Valley: Dien Bien Phu and the French Defeat in Vietnam. New York, New York, U.S.A.: Da Capo Pr, 2004. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0306813866. 608pp, 21 maps, glossary, picture captions, preface, 40 b&w photos, notes and sources, select bibliography, n December 1953 the French army occupying Vietnam challenged the elusive Vietnamese army to engage in a decisive battle. When French paratroopers landed in the jungle on the border between Vietnam and Laos, the Vietnamese quickly isolated the French force and besieged it in a small place called Dien Bien Phu. The hunters -- the French army -- had become the hunted, desperately defending their outgunned base. Clean $39.50

[006381] Windrow, Martin. The Last Valley: Dien Bien Phu and the French Defeat in Vietnam. New York, New York, U.S.A.: Da Capo Press, 2004. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Fine / Near Fine. ISBN: 0306813866. 608pp, 21 maps, glossary, picture captions, preface, 40 b&w photos, notes and sources, select bibliography, n December 1953 the French army occupying Vietnam challenged the elusive Vietnamese army to engage in a decisive battle. When French paratroopers landed in the jungle on the border between Vietnam and Laos, the Vietnamese quickly isolated the French force and besieged it in a small place called Dien Bien Phu. The hunters -- the French army -- had become the hunted, desperately defending their outgunned base. Clean. $34.50

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